the story behind ‘the curse giver’ by Dora Machado

The Curse Giver was an accident, a professional indiscretion, if you will, conceived during one of my little escapades, and born out of unchecked passion. Yep, I might as well come clean. Even the most disciplined writer can be unfaithful to her projects and no matter how thoroughly taken one is with one’s current novel,…

The Story Behind Terminus by Joshua Graham

The inspiration for Terminus actually came from ideas floating around my head over the years, having read C.S. Lewis’ The Screwtape Letters, and Max Lucado’s Fearless.  The concept of a spiritual dimension in which angels and demons operate has always fascinated me, but where it really hits home is where that dimension intersects and interacts…

The Story Behind ‘Crashers’ by Lindy S. Hudis

The inspiration for this story is very personal. I was in a minor fender bender several years ago that literally changed my life. I was driving south on La Brea Avenue, and stopped at a traffic light at the intersection of La Brea and Hollywood Boulevard. As anybody who lives in Los Angeles knows, it…